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Papers of Maurice F. Headlam and Brigadier General Hugh R. Headlam

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The collection comprises the papers of Maurice F. Headlam, with the papers Brigadier General Hugh R. Headlam and of other members of the Headlam family, including journals, correspondence (including correspondence relating to Irish affairs), drafts of articles, printed material, and press cuttings.

Dates

  • 1871-1963

Extent

3.12 linear metres (30 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. b. 240].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. hist. b. 240, c. 1096-1121, d. 512, e. 383-384

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13723

Abstract

Papers of Maurice F. Headlam, civil servant (1873-1956), of his brother Brigadier General Hugh R. Headlam (1877-1955), and of other members of the Headlam family.

Biographical / Historical

Maurice Francis Headlam (1873-1956) was a civil servant. He was Assistant Private Secretary to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Austen Chamberlain, 1903-1905, and Treasury Remembrancer and Deputy Paymaster for Ireland, 1912-1920. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Brigadier General Hugh Roger Headlam (1877-1955) was an officer in the British Army. Details are likewise given in Who Was Who.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library in 1986.
Title
Papers of Maurice F. Headlam and Brigadier General Hugh R. Headlam
Status
Published
Author
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant. EAD version 2021 by Simon Mackley.
Date
EAD version 2021
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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